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Weather Smiles updated with support for wide tiles, more Lock screen support and a price drop

Weather Smiles updated with support for wide tiles, more Lock screen support and a price drop

We’ve covered plenty of weather apps over the years here. Everyone has their favorite and Windows Phone has a handful of great apps to choose from to suit your needs and tastes. We first looked at Weather Smiles a little over a year ago when it launched. A few months later it was updated with all the Windows Phone 8 features you’d want. It’s picked up a few updates over the past few...

Sam Sabri 9
Lock Manager for Windows Phone 8, a nifty way to add more gusto to your Lock Screen

Lock Manager for Windows Phone 8, a nifty way to add more gusto to your Lock Screen

If you're looking for a way to snaz up your Windows Phone lock screen, take a look at the Windows Phone 8 app Lock Manager. It is a feature rich option to add everything from the weather to appointments to a slide show of your images to your lock screen. Lock Manager includes four weather themes, Bing daily image support, and live tile support that reflects the information posted to...

George Ponder 35
Unlock Nokia’s Car App on all Lumias now and have convenience at your finger tips

Unlock Nokia’s Car App on all Lumias now and have convenience at your finger tips

Back when the Nokia Lumia 925 was announced, we brought you an early look at Car App, a forthcoming app from Nokia that was enabled via NFC and used in conjunction with their wireless CR-200 car mount. The app provided the time, weather, battery life, quick call access and easy taps to HERE Drive + and Nokia Music. It was not only well done, but seemingly very useful for when you are...

Daniel Rubino 117
Wead for Windows Phone 8 updated, adds a new user interface and a sharing option

Wead for Windows Phone 8 updated, adds a new user interface and a sharing option

Wead is a Windows Phone 8 app that lets you insert local weather information on to your photos. The app acts more like a plug-in, accessible through the edit menu when you view individual photos in the Pictures Hub. Weave was updated today to version 2.0 and brings a new user interface and a sharing option to the table. The new user interface calls for you to enter your location then...

George Ponder 11